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404978
  • Title
    Residence of / The Honble E.D. Thomson / Sydney N.S.W.
  • Creator
  • Call number
    DG 355
    Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 1, East Wall, no. 98
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1845
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    404978
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    1 drawing - 18.1 x 24.7 cm - oil on commercial artists' board
  • Source
    Purchased from Sotheby's, 6 Mar 1963, lot 20
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Creator died before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Dixson Galleries, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    `Edward Deas Thomson (1800-1879) came to the colony in 1829 to be the Clerk to the Executive and Legislative Councils ... John Verge designed Barham and the villa was built on the reserved subdivision in 1833. It was initally leased by Colonel Snodgrass (Lieutenant-Governor in late 1833. Thomson and his wife, Anne Maria then lived in Barham for over 40 years until Thomson's death in July 1879'
    Source: Villas of Darlinghurst, 2002
    Digital order no:a140024
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Titled on reverse on label. Initialled & dated "G.E.P. 1845".
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